In this op ed for the Washington Post, scholars Kathleen Crowther and Peter Barker write about the "profound effect" of the #MuslimBan on the sciences: "As of April, the number of Muslim refugees … [Read more...]
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The MOST Story Bank is a live archive of stories on the most current events, people and cultural perspectives of Muslims in America and around the world. With writers in mind, MOST carefully selects story-driven news from the most reputable published sources.
Another glass ceiling has been thankfully shattered for Muslim women in American politics. Sadaf Jaffer was recently sworn in as mayor of the Montgomery Township, becoming the first female, South … [Read more...]
KRQE reports: New Mexico has sworn in its first Muslim American lawmaker in state history. Rep. Abbas Akhil, an Albuquerque Democrat, took the oath of office Tuesday after winning a close race. … [Read more...]
In this op-ed for CNN, author and columnist Rafia Zakaria writes -- As a Muslim-American woman living in what feels like, based on growing hate crimes and bigoted political rhetoric, an … [Read more...]
Excerpts from CNN story: -- Rashida Tlaib will make history as the first Palestinian-American woman to serve in Congress. -- Tlaib has said she will wear a Palestinian gown called a thobe for … [Read more...]